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How much does senior care cost in Chicago, IL?


As of June 2024, the average starting rate for senior care providers in Chicago, IL is $19.91 per hour. The weekly cost for senior care providers working a 40-hour week in Chicago, IL is $796 while the monthly cost is approximately $2,588 for 130 hours of work.

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Data is based on rates reported by service providers listed on Last updated in June 2024.

Here's a comparison of senior care costs in Chicago, IL to both state and national rates

The cost of hiring senior care providers in Chicago, IL is approximately 3% higher than Illinois average starting rate of $19.36 per hour and 3% higher than the national average of $19.38.


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These are the most affordable cities for senior care providers near Chicago, IL

In some cases, nearby cities may offer more affordable senior care services. When evaluating senior care pay rates in Chicago, IL and its surrounding areas, it is essential to follow the minimum wage regulations and understand the proper way to pay legally. There are multiple benefits of paying legally that should be considered, such as tax deductions and fostering a professional employment relationship.


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These are the most expensive cities for senior care providers near Chicago, IL

There are several factors that can contribute to higher pay rates for senior care providers in cities near Chicago, IL. Factors such as a higher cost of living, increased demand for senior care services, and a more competitive job market can drive up the average rates. As a result, it's crucial to consider these local factors when comparing senior care rates near Chicago, IL.


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